|MEMBERSHIP AND MEMBER GROUPS|
MISSION STATEMENT: The Art Museum at the University of Kentucky promotes the understanding and appreciation of art to enhance the quality of life for the people of Kentucky through collecting, exhibiting, preserving, and interpreting outstanding works of visual art from all cultures.
DONATE: Your tax-deductible contributions help bring world-class exhibitions to the community and fund educational outreach for Kentucky students.
COLLECTORS: Participate in the acquisition of new artwork for the Museum’s collection.
FRIENDS: An umbrella group for members who wish to volunteer to assist Museum staff on projects, programs and events. The Friends involvement helps increase museum membership and raise community awareness and support. This important resource group enjoys bi-annual special events, an annual celebration of service, behind the scenes involvement, and rewarding camaraderie.
DOCENTS: Each year Docents help bring art to life for more than 10,000 students and teachers throughout Kentucky. To learn more about becoming a trained Museum docent call 859.257.5716.
INTERNSHIPS: Talk to your student advisor for information about earning college credits for volunteering in a variety of professional Museum positions.